Fighting traps residents in Mariupol; Putin calls on Ukraine to surrender

Fighting stopped about 200,000 people from evacuating the besieged Ukrainian city of Mariupol for a second day in a row on Sunday, March 6, as Russian President Vladimir Putin vowed to press ahead with his invasion Ky unlessiv surrendered. Most people trapped in the port city are sleeping underground to escape more than six days … Read more

Putin likens Western sanctions to war as Russian assault traps Ukrainian civilians

KYIV, Ukraine – Russian President Vladimir said Western Putin were akin to war on Saturday, March 5, as his forces pressed on with their assault on Ukraine, where planned civilian evacuations from two besieged cities were called off. Russia and Ukraine traded blame over the failure to provide safe passage to civilians fleeing the two … Read more